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Event Series Nebraska’s Deep Roots

Nebraska’s Deep Roots

Fontenelle Forest 1111 Bellevue Blvd. North, Bellevue

Fontenelle Forest is celebrating the 200-year anniversary of the Fontenelle Trading Post with a history exhibit located in the Baright Gallery. "Nebraska's Deep Roots" tells the story of how the …

Event Series Power Up

Power Up

Omaha Children's Museum 500 S. 20th St., Omaha

Omaha Children's Museum will open the temporary exhibit "Power Up" from May 25 through Jan. 5, 2025. In the exhibit, families can explore five practices that can supercharge your well-being: …

Event Series Kenya’s Kids

Kenya’s Kids

Omaha Children's Museum 500 S. 20th St., Omaha

Omaha Children's Museum will host the temporary exhibit "Kenya's Kids" starting June 8, 2024. "Kenya’s Kids" magically transports visitors into the lives of children living in Kenya today. The environments …

Event Series Ice Age Adventure

Ice Age Adventure

Lee G. Simmons Wildlife Safari Park 16406 N. 292 St., Ashland

Experience the coolest adventure in town at "Ice Age Adventure," the all-new exhibit at Lee G. Simmons Wildlife Safari Park opening Friday, May 3. Thirty-eight prehistoric animals from the Ice Age will …

Event Series Garden Games

Garden Games

Lauritzen Gardens 100 Bancroft St., Omaha

Rediscover classic yard games at Lauritzen Gardens this summer. Garden Games will run through Sept. 2, 2024. From croquet, to card games and from I-SPY® to giant chess, compete with your …

Event Series Art Jam In The Park

Art Jam In The Park

Gene Leahy Mall 1302 Farnam St., Omaha

The Joslyn holds Art Jam In The Park on Thursdays at 10 a.m. and then again at 11 a.m. in July. All ages will enjoy learning simple art concepts and techniques …

Free
Event Series Becoming Jane

Becoming Jane

The Durham Museum 801 S. 10th St., Omaha

The Durham Museum presents "Becoming Jane: The Evolution of Dr. Jane Goodall" from June 22 through Oct. 13, 2024. The exhibit is included with museum admission. Dr. Jane Goodall, DBE, …

Event Series Amazing Bubble Show

Amazing Bubble Show

Omaha Children's Museum brings their most POP-ular program to Omaha Public Library branches this summer: The Amazing Bubble Show. Discover new tools to create bubbles, turn bubbles into smoke, and …

Free

Sweet Corn Fest

Miller Dohrmann Farm 10025 N. 48th St., Omaha

Sweet Corn Fest at Miller Dohrmann Farm will have cooked sweet corn (and corn to take home), as well as live Bluegrass and Old Time music, wagon rides, Little Mountain …

Event Series Inflatable Thursdays

Inflatable Thursdays

Cryer Pool 11783 Cryer Ave., Omaha

Inflatable Thursdays is a pool event held every Thursday from 1 to 5 p.m. at Cryer Pool. Activities are included with pool admission. Weather permitting.

Included with pool admission
Event Series Navigations

Navigations

The Union For Contemporary Art 2434 N. 24th St., Omaha

"Navigations" is on display through Aug. 24 at The Union for Contemporary Art. The collection features work created by artist Nathaniel Ruleaux as he navigates identity, history, culture, medium and practice. …

Free
Event Series Hydrant Parties

Hydrant Parties

The City of Omaha, the City of Council Bluffs, and the City of La Vista host free hydrant parties each summer. The Omaha parties are June 3 through July 26 …

Free
Event Series Classic Car Night

Classic Car Night

Quaker Steak & Lube 3320 Mid America Drive, Council Bluffs

Quaker Steak & Lube's Classic Car Night is every Thursday from 4 to 10 p.m. through Oct. 10. There will be a DJ, beer garden, and food specials.  

Free
Event Series Playing With Fire

Playing With Fire

Gene Leahy Mall 1302 Farnam St., Omaha

The 20th season of Playing With Fire features free, live music from the hottest blues-influenced bands worldwide July 11-13. Blankets, chairs, and picnics are welcome at this all-ages event. It's …

Free
Event Series Jazz On The Green

Jazz On The Green

Turner Park at Midtown Crossing 3110 Farnam St., Omaha

The beloved Omaha tradition is back for another summer of free concerts in Turner Park at Midtown Crossing. Omaha Performing Arts brings Jazz on the Green to Midtown Crossing every Thursday …

Free

String Light Stories | Voices of Pride

Luli Creative House 1901 Howard St., Suite 401, Omaha

You know those nights when you’re gathered around the campfire with your people? The s’more’s are roastin’ underneath the glow of strung up lights and you’re sharing stories, laughter, maybe …

$25
Event Series Summer Melodramas

Summer Melodramas

Kountze Memorial Theater 28500 West Park Highway, Ashland

Popcorn Productions, LLC and Mahoney State Park present melodramas each summer. This year, there are three shows in production: "B Mine Forever," "Phantom of Dark Grove," and "Gary Botter and the …

The Wallflowers

The Astro 8302 City Centre Drive, La Vista

The Wallflowers play at The Astro Theater on July 11 at 8 p.m.; doors open at 7. Concert is reserved seating. Tickets available at Ticketmaster.com.